WindRiver Enhances Security Profiles

WindRiver, www.windriver.com, has delivered enhancements to Wind River Open Virtualization, Security Profiles for Wind River Linux and Carrier Grade Profile for Wind River Linux.

DIY IoT – Konekt Dash

Developer of IoT (Internet of Things) toolkits, Konekt, www.konekt.io, launched a Kickstarter campaign for Konekt Dash, a cellular development kit for the IoT.

AirDog Drone for Extreme Sports

After meeting its Kickstarter campaign’s funding goal last July, AirDog, www.airdog.com, an auto-follow drone for action sports, has announced a $2 million cash injection it won via a recent round of seed funding.

Distracted Driving Causes Most Accidents

In one of the most comprehensive reports of its kind, cameras embedded in cars have been used to study teen driving habits.

New Working Group Dedicated to IoT Security

The prpl Foundation, www.prplfoundation.org, an open-source nonprofit foundation, recently announced it has formed a security working group called Security PEG (prpl Engineering Group).

IoT Connections to Quadruple by 2020

While there were less than 1 billion business-to-business IoT (Internet of Things) connections in 2011, Verizon Wireless, www.verizonwireless.com, estimates there were 1.2 billion in 2014.

ITA Launches Internet of Things Council

Chicago has long been considered an economic and cultural epicenter of the Midwest and the United States as a whole.

Connected Is Key for In-Vehicle Navigation

Navigation is perhaps the best example of how connectivity has become integral to the average consumer’s life.

Partners Bring IoT from Possible to Practical

Partners are key to creating a more connected global world. Companies that join together as part of an IoT (Internet of Things) ecosystem of value-chain players often benefit by extending their core competencies and leveraging best practices to help certify, support, market, and profit from IoT-connected devices and services.

Virtual Beacons Contextualize Marketing

Mobile devices and cloud-based solutions have changed the way many different companies in many different vertical markets do business.